Classroom Communication and Diversity: Enhancing Instructional Practice / Edition 2 available in Paperback
About the Author
Dana L. Powell is currently a professor in the Department of Literacy, early, Bilingual and Special Education at California State University Fresno. (Fresno State). Prior to receiving her Ph.D in Special Education from the University of New Mexico, Dana had 15 years experience teaching students with learning, emotional and behavioral problems at a local high school and at a psychiatric hospital from adolescents in Albuquerque NM.
Robert G. Powell is Professor Emeritus, in the Department of Communication at California State University, Fresno. He has taught courses in instructional communication for more than 30 years. His research has examined the communication processes that promote academic engagement and performance in diverse educational environments.
Table of Contents
|1||Communication and the Classroom||1|
|2||Factors Influencing Learning and Communication||21|
|3||Diversity and Classroom Communication||45|
|4||Gender and Classroom Communication||67|
|5||Students With Special Needs||85|
|7||Building a Community of Learners||133|
|10||Technology and Instructional Communication||209|